Storm Gareth has also brought a Status Yellow rainfall warning for Connacht, Donegal, Clare, Cork, Kerry and Limerick with heavy rain followed by "squally showers" will lead to the risk of rainfall accumulations of around 25mm.
Six crew members from a stricken fishing vessel have been rescued amid 20ft waves while rail and road links across Britain have been hit by storm-force winds.
The forecaster warns that there could be some delays to transport and a potential short-term loss of power.
Meanwhile, some Virgin Trains services between Manchester Piccadilly and London Euston and some trains between Glasgow Central and Preston were cancelled.
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The organisation posted: "Road users are advised to use caution crossing the M90 Friarton Bridge due to high winds now affecting driving conditions".
Motorists are urged to take particular care when driving on exposed routes such as bridges or high open roads. Another weather front of rain and winds sweep across Britain on Friday. Winds will ease gradually here through Wednesday morning.
The Met Office is warning that there could be some disruption to travel during that time.
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Heavy showers with some thunder were also expected across the northern half of the United Kingdom as the storm moves across throughout the day.
Dozens of flood warnings have been issued by the Environment Agency in England, including two for the River Ouse in York.
The second day of the Cheltenham Festival - Ladies Day - could be called off due to Storm Gareth.
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The storm was named by Met Éireann, the Irish weather service, and is the third named storm this year after Storm Erik in February and Freya earlier this month.